Create an epic in Agile Development 2.0 Epics organize the work needed to complete parts of a theme into smaller, more manageable pieces. An epic usually groups related user stories together. Before you beginRole required: scrum_story_creator, scrum_admin About this taskTo organize epics, you can create a hierarchy of parent and child epics. You can associate an epic to a product, theme, or a configuration item (an item or service being affected). You can also define child epics. Procedure Create an epic using one of these methods: OptionAction From Agile Board Navigate to Agile Development > Agile Board. Click the Backlog Planning or Sprint Planning tab. Click Create Epic. From the epics list Navigate to Agile Development > Epics. Click New in the record list. From a theme record Select the Epics related list and click New. From a product record Select the Epics related list and click New. Fill in the fields, as appropriate. Table 1. Epic form fields Field Description Number A system generated number for the epic. Product Product with which this epic is associated.An epic can only be associated with one theme and a product at a time. Priority Priority for the epic. State Current state of the epic. The default is Draft. Short Description A brief description of the epic. Description A detailed description of the epic. Click Submit. What to do nextAdd child epics, or stories using the following related lists. Table 2. Epic form related list Field Description Related list Child Epics Lists the child epics associated with the epic. Click New to create a child epic. Stories Lists the stories associated with the epic. Click New to create a story. An epic can have one or more stories, but a story can belong to only one epic at a time.